Facilities

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Institutions have implemented more innovative waste management practices since a major stream of recycling revenue dried up.
2/24/2015
Colleges and universities work to implement new approaches to reducing waste and lowering facilities spending
Infinity Hall at the University of Florida is billed as the nation’s first entrepreneurial-based academic residential community.
2/24/2015
William Jessup University opens 40,000-square-foot residence hall
The Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan has a variety of interactive learning and study areas built around a Winter Garden. The space can be used for galas, corporate presentations, guest speakers and alumni events. Completed in 2009 for $125 million, the facility also houses a fitness center and a café. Designer: Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates (New York, N.Y.);  Structural engineer: Thornton Tomasetti (New York, N.Y.); Mechanical and electrical engineer: Cosentini Associates (New York, N.Y.
2/5/2015
Active 24/7, b-school buildings are often a campus within a campus and tend to be the envy of educators in other departments
Keeping with the building’s contemporary feel, “The Lantern,” a large installation that hangs in the lobby of University Crossing at UMass Lowell uses wooden panels to help reflect light into the building and dampen sound.
1/29/2015
230,000-square-foot facility brings together all offices involved in student success

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